Fall 1B 2018: Spanish Language & Latin American Studies

Courses

Course list Fall 1B 2018: Spanish Language & Latin American Studies

Fall 1B 2018: Spanish Language & Latin American Studies (July 17, 2018 - November 24, 2018)
Catalog Code: VVPF1118

Spring Semester Programs

*Spring and Fall dates include additional mission trip.

Students are required to maintain full-time student status during their programs, including:

  • Global Missions Perspectives required when minimum enrollment is met
    • (45 contact hours/3 semester credits; taught by Veritas professor)
  • International Missions/Service-Learning Practicum required
    • (1-3 semester credits; facilitated by Veritas Mission Mentor)
  • Other courses at the PUCV to maintain full-time student status

Intermediate language level students may take up to 228 hours of courses from the PUCV plus the Veritas course and the Veritas International Missions/Service Learning Practicum. Intermediate students should (not required) take at least 90 hours of Spanish language classes and an additional 150 hours of courses from the PUCV.

Advanced language level students may take up to 228 hours of courses from the PUCV plus the Veritas course and the Veritas International Missions/Service Learning Practicum.

Veritas Course

Participation in Veritas courses is required in order to enhance the Veritas experience.

 

Global Missions Perspectives (3 credits)

The purpose of this course is to survey the mission activity of God in the world, past, present and future.  The course material and lectures will cover the biblical and the historical basics of God’s global purposes, missions strategies, cultural issues and contemporary missiological issues. The material will be presented through lectures, class and group discussions, video, guest speakers, reading assignments and worksheets. (Download syllabus here)

*This course only runs if the minimum enrollment is met.  Check with your program manager to confirm.

 

International Missions/Service Learning Practicum (1-3 credits)

The practicum will enrich the program and mission experience through reflection assignments, research, and journaling. Participation is required in order to enhance the mission experience. Students will receive one credit upon completing the assignments and service participation. Students may elect to submit a log of hours for up to two additional credits. (Download syllabus here).

*Available in Spanish

 

Course options at the Pontifical Catholic University of Valparaíso

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Advanced
Courses:

Business and Economics

Courses:
38 Contact Hours
Language Level: Advanced
Pacific Asian Economics [ICA 087]

Language and Culture

Courses:
60 Contact Hours
Language Level: Advanced
Advanced Spanish Grammar [PIIE 360]
60 Contact Hours
Language Level: Advanced
Advanced Written Spanish [PIIE 350]
90 Contact Hours
Language Level: Advanced
Spanish Language and Chilean Culture [PIIE 340]
57 Contact Hours
Language Level: Advanced
Spanish Phonetics and Phonology [LCL 133]

Literature

Courses:
76 Contact Hours
Language Level: Advanced
20th Century Chilean Poetry: Neruda, Parra, and Huidobro [LCL 531]
76 Contact Hours
Language Level: Advanced
Chilean and Latin American Contemporary Short Stories [LCL 621]
76 Contact Hours
Language Level: Advanced
Contemporary Latin American Poetry [LCL 432]
60 Contact Hours
Language Level: Advanced
Creative Writing [PIIE 351]

Psychology & Education

Courses:
38 Contact Hours
Language Level: Advanced
Self Care and Healthy Lifestyles [EFI 023]

Religious Studies

Courses:
38 Contact Hours
Language Level: Advanced
Christian Anthropology [ICR 010]

Science

Courses:
45 Contact Hours
Language Level: Advanced
Spanish for Specific Purposes - Health [PIIE 3345]
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Beginning
Courses:

Misc. Department

Courses:
90 Contact Hours
Language Level: Beginning
Beginning Spanish Grammar and Vocabulary [PIIE 163]
90 Contact Hours
Language Level: Beginning
Beginning Spanish Oral Comprehension and Production [PIIE 143]
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High Intermediate
Courses:

Art and Music

Courses:
38 Contact Hours
Language Level: High Intermediate
Contemporary Theater Workshop [ART 060]
38 Contact Hours
Language Level: High Intermediate
Historic Evolution of Film [ART 093]
38 Contact Hours
Language Level: High Intermediate
Traditional Dances of Chile [MUS 084]

Business and Economics

Courses:
38 Contact Hours
Language Level: High Intermediate
Chile and its Insertion into the Global Economy [ICA 089]
38 Contact Hours
Language Level: High Intermediate
Highs and Lows of the Market Economy [ICA 088]

History

Courses:
38 Contact Hours
Language Level: High Intermediate
20th Century Latin American History [HIS 561]
38 Contact Hours
Language Level: High Intermediate
Art and Society in Pre-Hispanic Chile [HIS 554]
76 Contact Hours
Language Level: High Intermediate
Modern History of Chile [HIS 513]
38 Contact Hours
Language Level: High Intermediate
Urban and Regional History of Valparaíso [HIS 557]

Language and Culture

Courses:
38 Contact Hours
Language Level: High Intermediate
Poetry and Modernity: From Holderlin to Celan [ART 089]

Literature

Courses:
38 Contact Hours
Language Level: High Intermediate
Poetry Reading: Fundamentals of Modern Art [ART 081]

Psychology & Education

Courses:
38 Contact Hours
Language Level: High Intermediate
Man & Games [EFI 080]
38 Contact Hours
Language Level: High Intermediate
Mapuche Games [EFI 085]

Science

Courses:
38 Contact Hours
Language Level: High Intermediate
The Universe [FIS 016]
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Intermediate
Courses:

Language and Culture

Courses:
60 Contact Hours
Language Level: Intermediate
Intermediate Spanish Grammar [PIIE 260]
90 Contact Hours
Language Level: Intermediate
Intermediate Spanish Language and Chilean Culture [PIIE 240]
60 Contact Hours
Language Level: Intermediate
Intermediate Written Spanish [PIIE 250]
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Superior
Courses:

Misc. Department

Courses:
60 Contact Hours
Language Level: Superior
Superior Spanish Grammar [460]
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Taught In English
Courses:

Art and Music

Courses:
60 Contact Hours
Language Level: Taught in English
Contemporary Latin American Film [PIIE 411]

History

Courses:
60 Contact Hours
Language Level: Taught in English
Political and Social Change in Chile and Latin America [PIIE 421]

Misc. Department

Courses:
60 Contact Hours
Language Level: Taught in English
Human Rights in Latin America [PIIE 450]
60 Contact Hours
Language Level: Taught in English
Latino Studies [PIIE 451]

Course Disclaimer

Courses and course hours of instruction are subject to change.

Eligibility for courses may be subject to a placement exam and/or pre-requisites.

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